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2006-10-14 [[Joe Calzaghe]] w pts 12 [[Sakio Bika]], MEN Arena, Manchester, England - IBF/WBO/The Ring. Referee: Mickey Vann. Scorecards: 116-111, 117-110, 117-110.  
 
2006-10-14 [[Joe Calzaghe]] w pts 12 [[Sakio Bika]], MEN Arena, Manchester, England - IBF/WBO/The Ring. Referee: Mickey Vann. Scorecards: 116-111, 117-110, 117-110.  
  
On 27 November it was reported that Calzaghe had relinquished the IBF version of the title in order to defend his WBO crown against [[Peter Manfredo]] rather than face [[Robert Stieglitz]], the IBF’s mandatory challenger.
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On 27 November it was reported that Calzaghe had relinquished the IBF version of the title in order to defend his WBO crown against [[Peter Manfredo]] rather than face [[Robert Stieglitz]], the IBF’s mandatory challenger. Following that, the latter was matched against [[Alejandro Berrio]] for the vacant title.
 
      
 
      
 
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Revision as of 01:32, 3 October 2012

2006-10-14 Joe Calzaghe w pts 12 Sakio Bika, MEN Arena, Manchester, England - IBF/WBO/The Ring. Referee: Mickey Vann. Scorecards: 116-111, 117-110, 117-110.

On 27 November it was reported that Calzaghe had relinquished the IBF version of the title in order to defend his WBO crown against Peter Manfredo rather than face Robert Stieglitz, the IBF’s mandatory challenger. Following that, the latter was matched against Alejandro Berrio for the vacant title.